The maker of the Q5 and Q7 SUV expects 15% of its total sales to come from electric vehicles by 2025. Having confronted the brunt of falling market and product portfolio shift for the final three to 4 years of decline, Audi now expects to publish robust double-digit development in the approaching 3-5 years supplied there are not any main disruption of covid or scarcity of components.
Instead of one, Audi determined to launch of three electric SUVs – the Audi e-tron 50, Audi e-tron 55 and Audi e-tron Sportback 55 – (priced at Rs 99.99 lakh to Rs 1.18 crore) aiming to supply a number of decisions to the potential purchaser to fulfill their particular wants and worth factors.
There are three to 4 extra choices lined up together with RS-E-tron GT in the following 12 months guaranteeing that it widens the selection of electric vehicles for potential Indian patrons to over a half a dozen. The e-tron vary of vehicles will tackle Mercedes Benz’s EQC and Jaguar i-Pace.
To be certain, Audi has dedicated an funding of 12 billion euros by 2025 and can introduce over 20 electric vehicles by then. The firm took a strategic name to exit diesel and focus simply on EVs and petrol.
“It is not just a launch of a vehicle, but a launch of an all-new brand, which is going to be a core pillar of growth in the future. We are executing this with an ecosystem approach. We have spent over three years understanding the needs of the prospective buyers and have come out with a package that addresses all anxieties,” added Dhillon.
Assured buy-back inside a 12 months to three years, in case a potential purchaser needs to promote the car, prolonged car and battery warranties working upto to 5-8 years and even the road-side help in case of a uncommon incidence of battery discharges in the center of the street.
Audi is providing two complementary chargers – one fastened and one moveable, which the customer can use wherever. The charger additionally comes with a three-pin plug, which might be plugged into any outlet.
The German luxurious automobile maker has already arrange an infrastructure of over 100 chargers which can be put in throughout 75 cities throughout the nation. And the important thing Audi contact factors will get 50 kW chargers for shorter charging instances.
Plus, myAudi app has varied options that may assist the customer find the charging stations nearest to the automobile on a digital map. The App additionally has a charging time calculator.
Dhillon says the restoration in the market place has been very robust publish wave 2 and Audi expects to finish 2021 with a powerful double-digit development.